NO: cultural diffs

Scotte Meredith spomacguy at
Tue Dec 28 22:18:58 EST 2010

On Dec 28, 2010, at 6:14 PM, Olafur Gardarsson wrote:

> Hi Fred,
> Others being formal does not bother me. Sometimes I even like being sir'd.
> It got on my nerves when these people insisted that I be formal in a silly
> email where I am giving some info or explanation to a technical question. I
> just don't have time for formalities in every situation. It's just seems
> silly. Sometimes email is convenient in giving quickly short raw
> information. I just can't view email as a channel for formal communications.
> It seems silly. Would you for example use formal address in an online chat
> session?

The customer is not always right.... but the customer is ALWAYS the customer.

Scotte Meredith
SpoMacGuy at

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